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The challenges of building the world’s longest railway tunnel
Brenner Base Tunnel chief engineer explains some of the biggest challenges behind building the world’s longest railway tunnel.
Exploring the depths: Advances in drilling and foundation technology
Electrification is happening across construction and the drilling and foundations sector is no exception, but the journey has only just begun, reports Catrin Jones
Soilmec shows advanced foundation equipment in Las Vegas
Energy-saving version of SR-95 drill rig heads up display from Italian manufacturer
Interview: Bauer Maschinen CEO on electric power and automation
Bauer Maschinen CEO, Dr. Ruediger Kaub, on the challenges – and opportunities – of electric power and automation
10 diesel-powered machines that launched at Bauma
Manufacturers demonstrate huge variety of equipment to visitors at the Munich show
Innovation and technology in drilling and foundations
What’s new in drilling and foundations? 
Ditch Witch debuts ‘world’s largest’ directional drill
US-based utilities specialist gives debuts to giant HDD rig and supersized micro trencher
Liebherr highlights shift to electric at Bauma
The construction equipment giant will show more than 70 exhibits at Bauma 2022
How can ground penetrating radar benefit construction?
John Rodgman, managing director of Borehole Solutions looks at the capabilities of the technology
Skanska to trial electric drill rig
Epiroc’s first low-emission drill rig expected to match performance of diesel counterpart 
HS2 trials 100-tonne electric drilling rig
Bauer prototype produces 1,200kg less CO2 than diesel rig on Balfour Beatty Vinci JV site
Latest technological advances in drilling and foundation
Advances in technology are making drilling and foundation work an easier task 
Vermeer’s new horizontal directional drill
The HDD will feature advanced telematics and smart technology
Vermeer launches new horizontal directional drills
An expanded lineup of drills will support infrastructure development of rural and urban areas
Bauer reveals eBg electric drilling rig
Company says electrification now entered ‘standard portfolio’ of equipment
Sandvik’s autonomous Leopard drill rig
Swedish drilling specialist has ‘evolved’ its DI650i rig to offer fully autonomous blasthole drilling
Ground improvement in Alaska
Bauer tasked with ground improvement 170km north of the Arctic Circle
Epiroc to acquire specialist mining data company
Manufacture continues its mining sector investments with the addition of Kinetic Logging Services
Drilling down to the details
Many construction sectors have benefitted as manufacturers look to make their products more versatile and comprehensive
Digital positioning speeds up hospital build
Engineering specialist Züblin completes piling works at Austrian hospital four weeks early with Leibherr’s LIPOS position system
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